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Mechanical Engineer Salary in Los Angeles

The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in Los Angeles, California is $68,908 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Windows Operating System General Use and ANSYS. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$49,822 - $100,437
(Median)
$50K
$69K
$100K
MEDIAN: $68,908
10%
50%
90%

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$14.69 - $50.96
(Median)
$15
$28
$51
MEDIAN: $27.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,822 - $100,437  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,974  
Profit Sharing
$0.30 - $8,726  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,119 - $104,787  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 330
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$14.69 - $50.96  
   
Overtime
$26.91 - $76.38  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,974  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.30 - $8,726  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$49,119 - $104,787  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer in Los Angeles, California

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 75%



National Average
$69,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 18%

ANSYS
up arrow 17%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 7%

Autocad 2000i
up arrow 4%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

CATIA
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$69,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 3%



AutoDesk
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 8%